It's officially election season and the games are about to begin. Regardless of your personal party affiliations it's important to know who and what you are voting for. There are currently 23 Democrats that have declared a run for the 2020 presidency. Voters of all ages are encouraged to vet candidates that best reflect their … Continue reading Daily Inspiration: Know the Vote
School is the first introduction to the everlasting world of exploration. Everyone has at least one teacher that's memorable for a positive reason. They are the front lines for us as children and the last to send us off to figure it out on our own. A teacher's dedication remains the same, regardless of varying … Continue reading Teachers Deserve Help Every Day
Love is a beautiful connection between two people that should not be dictated by race. Just a few decades ago, it was illegal for black and white people to marry. In the case of Loving vs Virginia it was ruled that it was unconstitutional to prohibit people from marrying because of race in 1967. Unfortunately, … Continue reading Daily Inspiration: Love Is Colorblind
Death has a price tag. The average cost of a funeral is starting around $10,000. Recently, someone I know passed away and wanted to be buried at Woodlawn Cemetery in the Bronx, New York. The plot alone was $11,000. Needless to say, the family sought out more affordable options. The costs are astronomical and it’s … Continue reading Can You Afford to Die?
On Veteran's Day it is time to remember those who have protected the citizens of this country. We pay tribute to those who have made the ultimate sacrifice, and to those who return from service. Many veterans need additional services when they return home. Mental health is an issue that has finally taken precedent. It is reported that … Continue reading Daily Inspiration: Be the Difference for a Veteran
Corporations have been working since the 1950's to figure out how to make the government work for them. If therein lies a problem, money will solve it. Lobbyists work tirelessly to keep their clients bottom line parallel to the dealings in Washington. The American government allows corporations to come in and heavily court our nations representatives … Continue reading Learning the Lobby